With articles on the right to strike and freedom of association, the proposed Constitution of Chile seeks to enshrine weakened labor rights in the 1980 Pinochet constitution. Consulted by Sputnik, leaders of the two most important trade union centers debated between optimism and skepticism for its fulfillment.
Six articles of the proposed new Constitution of Chile enshrine the right to work through principles such as decent work, the right to strike and freedom of association.
"Trade unionism was divided . . .